On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 2005

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 38th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCicely Saunders

Cicely Saunders, English Nurse, physician and writer who founded the first modern hospice, dies of cancer at 87

Nurse and Social Worker Cicely Saunders
Nurse and Social Worker
Cicely Saunders
  • Dorothy Bolden, American civil and women's rights activist, and founder of the National Domestic Worker's Union of America, dies at 81
  • Joe Harnell, American musician, composer and arranger, dies at 80